Beauty · Make-up · Skin care

Tried and trusted drug store favourites

I started wearing make-up when I was about 12 or 13 but I remember not being allowed to wear mascara until I was 14, so my love of make-up and experimentation with products didn’t really kick off until around then. There are still some products in my routine today that I started using all those…… Continue reading Tried and trusted drug store favourites

Beauty · Make-up · Skin care

Review: Illamasqua Hydra Veil Primer

I recently had a meeting with Helen Roche (Professional Development Manager and Pro Artist from Illamasqua) and she was showing/talking me through the full range of Illamasqua products (it was like the perfect working day for me!). In this meeting I discovered their Hydra Veil Primer and I knew just from the look of it…… Continue reading Review: Illamasqua Hydra Veil Primer

Beauty · Make-up · Skin care

How I finally shrunk my huge pores

Even on the best make up day, my large pores still stand out (to me) more than anything. This can be such a kick in the teeth, because over recent years I’ve spent time getting to know my skin, I’ve put in a lot of effort with it, getting into good habits so that it’s…… Continue reading How I finally shrunk my huge pores